Kakosimos, Konstantinos individual record
Assistant Professor
Positions:
overview

Dr. Kakosimos' main research activities are focused on the development and application of the tools needed to improve and sustain the quality of the environment. In 2014, he established the Sustainable Energy and Clean Air Research lab (SECAReLab) with unique facilities for the development and testing of solar-driven chemical processes and the involved equipment and materials. He received the IChemE Hutchison medal for 2015.



His primary research activities are focused on the following fields:

+ Study of environmental processes with computational fluid dynamics tools

+ Risk analysis and effects estimation of fires, explosions, and toxic gas dispersions

+ Solar thermochemical processes

+ Development of numerical and stochastic models for local scale atmospheric dispersion of pollutants

+ Design and application of equipment for the monitoring of airborne particulate matter pollution based on passive sampling

+ Thermophysical properties

+ Augmented reality tools for visualization and training

selected publications
Academic Articles47
Books1
Chapters2
Conference Papers29
chaired theses and dissertations
Email
k.kakosimos@tamu.edu
First Name
Konstantinos
Last Name
Kakosimos
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Qatar Campus; 4251 TAMUQ
College Station, TX 77843-4251
USA